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The Resource The imperfectionists : a novel, Tom Rachman

The imperfectionists : a novel, Tom Rachman

Label
The imperfectionists : a novel
Title
The imperfectionists
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Tom Rachman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An "imperfect" crew of reporters and editors working for an international English language newspaper stumble toward an uncertain future as the era of print news gives way to the Internet age. The story is set against the gorgeous backdrop of Rome
Summary
Preoccupied by personal challenges while running a struggling newspaper in Rome, an obituary writer confronts mortality, an eccentric publisher obsesses over his dog, and other staff members uncover the paper's founding by an impulsive millionaire
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Canadian Authors Association Literary Awards, MOSAID Technologies Inc. Award for Fiction, 2011.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2010
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
336075
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rachman, Tom
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Reporters and reporting
  • Newspaper publishing
  • Newspaper editors
  • Rome (Italy)
Target audience
adult
Label
The imperfectionists : a novel, Tom Rachman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
763842
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 272 pages
Isbn
9780385343664
Isbn Type
(hardcover : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2009033148
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780385343664
  • (OCoLC)326509269
Label
The imperfectionists : a novel, Tom Rachman
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
763842
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 272 pages
Isbn
9780385343664
Isbn Type
(hardcover : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2009033148
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780385343664
  • (OCoLC)326509269

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